The first table below looks at the demand for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Yorkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 1 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 75 45 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 23.58% 15.31% 21.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.67% 16.48% 23.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 30 24
Average daily rate
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£307 £256 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.90% -6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £164 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £452 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.30% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 5
Average hourly rate £13.25 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.51% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.64 £9.48 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.19 £52.90 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Job Titles Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
304 273 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.60% 92.86% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 165 129
Average daily rate £315 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £161 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £440 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 40 27
Average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +47.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.44 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.30 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Analyst
Yorkshire

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Analyst across the South Yorkshire region.

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Analyst across the South Yorkshire region.

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +3 44 £325 +22.64% 15
Doncaster +2 12 £350 +4.47% 4
Rotherham - 5 £180 - 2
Barnsley +2 1 - -
Analyst
Yorkshire

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title.

1 36 (29.03%) Finance
2 25 (20.16%) Windows
3 22 (17.74%) Microsoft
4 20 (16.13%) SQL
5 17 (13.71%) Windows 7
6 16 (12.90%) ITIL
6 16 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (10.48%) SQL Server
7 13 (10.48%) Active Directory
8 12 (9.68%) Banking
8 12 (9.68%) Business Analysis
9 10 (8.06%) MS Excel
10 9 (7.26%) ISEB
10 9 (7.26%) NHS
10 9 (7.26%) Data Analysis
10 9 (7.26%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (7.26%) Relational Database
11 8 (6.45%) Problem Management
11 8 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (6.45%) Windows XP
11 8 (6.45%) Data Modelling
11 8 (6.45%) MS Office
11 8 (6.45%) SAP
12 7 (5.65%) Java
12 7 (5.65%) Change Management
12 7 (5.65%) Remedy
12 7 (5.65%) Ab Initio
12 7 (5.65%) Telecoms
12 7 (5.65%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (5.65%) Analytics

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.03%) IIS
1 5 (4.03%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.23%) SAS
3 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (2.42%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 2 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.81%) Apache
5 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.45%) MS Office
3 4 (3.23%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.61%) SPSS
5 1 (0.81%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.03%) LAN
2 4 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.42%) Internet
4 2 (1.61%) FTP
5 1 (0.81%) Firewall
5 1 (0.81%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.81%) SSL
5 1 (0.81%) HTTP
5 1 (0.81%) GSM
5 1 (0.81%) PBX
5 1 (0.81%) SSH
5 1 (0.81%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.26%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.23%) Data Mining
5 3 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.61%) QlikView
6 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.61%) MS Access
6 2 (1.61%) DTS
6 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.81%) DataStage
7 1 (0.81%) EDMS
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.81%) MySQL
7 1 (0.81%) DB2
7 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (4.03%) Maven
2 3 (2.42%) JIRA
3 2 (1.61%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.61%) Build Forge
3 2 (1.61%) Selenium
3 2 (1.61%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.61%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.81%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.81%) Toad
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.81%) WebDriver
General
1 36 (29.03%) Finance
2 12 (9.68%) Banking
3 7 (5.65%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.03%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.23%) Billing
5 4 (3.23%) Electronics
5 4 (3.23%) Marketing
6 3 (2.42%) Mandarin Language
6 3 (2.42%) Cantonese Language
7 2 (1.61%) Retail
7 2 (1.61%) Local Government
7 2 (1.61%) French Language
7 2 (1.61%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.03%) .NET
2 4 (3.23%) Hibernate
2 4 (3.23%) Ajax
2 4 (3.23%) Spring
2 4 (3.23%) CSS
2 4 (3.23%) HTML
3 3 (2.42%) XML
3 3 (2.42%) jQuery
3 3 (2.42%) Spring MVC
3 3 (2.42%) Java EE
3 3 (2.42%) Spring Integration
3 3 (2.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (1.61%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.81%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.81%) JSP
5 1 (0.81%) Web Services
5 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.81%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.81%) SAP XI
5 1 (0.81%) SAP .NET Connector
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.26%) NHS
2 5 (4.03%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.23%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.23%) DTV
4 3 (2.42%) Statistics
4 3 (2.42%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.61%) Replication
6 1 (0.81%) Firmware
6 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.81%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.81%) Social Media
6 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.81%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.81%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 25 (20.16%) Windows
2 17 (13.71%) Windows 7
3 8 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (6.45%) Windows XP
4 5 (4.03%) Linux
4 5 (4.03%) UNIX
4 5 (4.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.42%) Windows NT
5 3 (2.42%) Android
6 1 (0.81%) AIX
6 1 (0.81%) Solaris
6 1 (0.81%) Debian
6 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (12.90%) ITIL
1 16 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (9.68%) Business Analysis
3 9 (7.26%) Data Analysis
3 9 (7.26%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (6.45%) Problem Management
4 8 (6.45%) Data Modelling
5 7 (5.65%) Change Management
5 7 (5.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (5.65%) Analytics
6 6 (4.84%) Validation
6 6 (4.84%) Programme Management
6 6 (4.84%) Use Case
6 6 (4.84%) Unit Testing
6 6 (4.84%) BPMN
7 5 (4.03%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (4.03%) Service Management
7 5 (4.03%) Release Management
7 5 (4.03%) Data Management
7 5 (4.03%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.13%) SQL
2 7 (5.65%) Java
3 5 (4.03%) C
4 4 (3.23%) Python
4 4 (3.23%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.42%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.61%) VBScript
7 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.81%) VB
7 1 (0.81%) Perl
7 1 (0.81%) PHP
7 1 (0.81%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (7.26%) ISEB
2 6 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.03%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.61%) Degree
4 2 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.61%) Avaya Certification
5 1 (0.81%) CCA
5 1 (0.81%) CBAP
5 1 (0.81%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.03%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.23%) SLA
3 2 (1.61%) QA
3 2 (1.61%) Basel II
4 1 (0.81%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.81%) HL7
4 1 (0.81%) COBIT
4 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.81%) COREP
System Software
1 13 (10.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.42%) Unicenter
2 2 (1.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.81%) Control-M
3 1 (0.81%) SCOM
3 1 (0.81%) Hyperic
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (17.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.45%) SAP
3 7 (5.65%) Remedy
3 7 (5.65%) Ab Initio
4 6 (4.84%) Citrix
4 6 (4.84%) Informatica
4 6 (4.84%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (4.03%) HP
6 4 (3.23%) Oracle
7 3 (2.42%) Avaya
7 3 (2.42%) CA
7 3 (2.42%) Trillium
7 3 (2.42%) Cognos
7 3 (2.42%) Twitter
8 2 (1.61%) Palantir
8 2 (1.61%) MKS
8 2 (1.61%) Lagan
8 2 (1.61%) Cisco
8 2 (1.61%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.81%) Business Objects
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